Marco Benevento Announces Tour in Support of New Album

Marco Benevento will head out on tour in support of his new album, The Story of Fred Short. The first leg of dates have been announced and include stops in Kingston and Brooklyn.


The new tour dates include an eight-night run up the West Coast starting March 31 in San Diego and ending in Seattle. Following the West Coast run, he will play three nights in the Northeast. He’ll be at The Sinclair in Cambridge, Massachusetts on April 14 before he heads to New York. April 15 will see him at BSP in Kingston followed by the Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn on April 16 to conclude his tour.

Benevento will be joined by his trio, featuring Dave Dreiwitz on bass and Andy Borger on drums. The band will play Jam Cruise Jan. 6 to 11 followed by five nights in Florida. They will also play three nights in Colorado in mid March.

The Story of Fred Short is due out in April. The first single, “Dropkick,” is out now and available for purchase. It can also be streamed on SoundCloud.

Tickets for the tour are currently on sale.

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2016 Tour Dates

Jan. 6-11 – Jam Cruise
Jan. 12 – Jacksonville, FL – 1904 Music Hall
Jan. 13 – Ybor City, FL – Crowbar
Jan. 14 – Gainesville, FL – High Dive
Jan. 15 – Orlando, FL – Rollins College
Jan. 16 – Miami, FL – North Beach Bandshell
March 18 – Boulder, CO – The Fox Theatre
March 19 – Denver, CO – Cervante’s Other Side
March 20 – Crested Butte, CO – Center For The Arts
March 31 – San Diego, CA – Winston’s
April 1 – Los Angeles, CA – The Bootleg
April 2 – San Francisco, CA – The Independent
April 3 – Santa Cruz, CA – Moe’s Alley
April 6 – Arcata, CA – HumBrews
April 7 – Cottage Grove, OR – Axe & Fiddle
April 8 – Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom
April 9 – Seattle, WA – Tractor Tavern
April 14 – Cambridge, MA – The Sinclair
April 15 – Kingston, NY – BSP Kingston
April 16 – Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg
June 2-4 – Nelsonville, OH – Nelsonville Festival